Courses

Basic Seminar Travel Medicine

Teil 1: 24.-25.10.2020
Teil 2: 07.-08.11.2020

der stark auf die Praxis fokussierte Kursus vermittelt die praktische Kompetenz für Reiseprophylaxen wie auch den sicheren Umgang mit reisemedizinischen Erkrankungen. Das Erlernen von alltagstauglichen Strategien in der Reiseberatung und in der Reiserückkehrmedizin bildet den Schwerpunkt unserer Veranstaltung.

Eine gemeinsame Veranstaltung der Sektion Infektiologie und Tropenmedizin des Universitätsklinikums Hamburg-Eppendorf und des Bernhard-Nocht-Instituts für Tropenmedizin.

Programm & Anmeldung

SHORT COURSE: LABORATORY SYSTEMS AND PUBLIC HEALTH IN RESOURCE-LIMITED SETTINGS (LAB-SPHERE)

Well-functioning and sustainable laboratory services are at the basis of strong health systems and crucial for improving public health and research capacities of countries. This is a 2-week intensive course aimed at describing the role of laboratory systems in strengthening health services and research capacity with a special focus on low and middle-income countries (LMIC). The emphasis is on explaining the structure and functions of laboratory systems and their effective and efficient management.  Moreover, areas where laboratory systems overlap and/or complement health systems are being considered. The course uses interactive, simulation-based exercises, as well as practical sessions to complement the theoretical content.

Course date: 7th - 18th September 2020

Application deadline: 1st June 2020

Program and more information


Global-Partnership-Initiated-Biosecurity-Academia for Controlling Health Threats (GIBACHT)

GIBACHT is an educational programme established and supported by the German Federal Foreign
Office. The training programme focuses on threats and risks conferred by biological agents and
bioweapons and their successful prevention and control. The programme is offered and responsibly
conducted by two German institutes, the Robert Koch Institute in Berlin and the Bernhard Nocht
Institute for Tropical Medicine in Hamburg, as well as the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute in
Basel, Switzerland, and the African Field Epidemiology Network in Kampala, Uganda.

BNITM and partners from the German Biosecurity Programme are seeking applicants for the next cohort of in the international training programme 'Global Partnership Initiated Biosecurity Academia for Controlling Health Threats (GIBACHT)'. For more information please visit: www.gibacht.org

Applicaton deadline: 29 November 2019

Download the official GIBACHT 2020 announcement

Program and application

SHORT COURSE: EPIDEMIOLOGY & CONTROL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES IN OUTBREAK SETTINGS (EPICID)

Epidemiology provides important tools for the assessment and response to health threats in populations. This is a 3-week intensive course on the principles and methods of field epidemiology and the way these inform the control of infectious diseases in outbreak settings. The course uses interactive, simulation-based exercises, epidemiological case studies, laboratory- and computer-based practical sessions to complement the theoretical content.

Course date: 11 - 29 November 2019

Application deadline: 1 August 2019

Program and application


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Contact

Levke Harring

Course Secretary

Tel.: +49 40 42818-511
Fax: +49 40 42818-512
Email: tropmed(at)bnitm.de

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